TRAINING

The Flower and Balloon Company has been retailing fresh Flowers for over 7years in Lagos, Nigeria. We pride ourselves in creating exceptional Floral Arrangements, and our head florist has been trained in a prestigious Flower Academy in the United Kingdom, she has also managed a successful floral business in Nigeria and the United Kingdom. We love flowers and we are keen to share our love and passion for Floral arrangements, that is why we are offering our floral courses to anyone interested in the Art of Floral Design. We have a range of classes, suitable for any one, and no prior experience is needed to join our classes. Let us open up a new world of beauty and design with flowers ,whether you are looking for a new hobby ,starting a flower business ,or brushing up on your flower design skills- we are here for you.
 
TRAINING CALENDER
2018
October 22-25
2019
February 20-23- 2019
April 7-10, 12-15, 17-20
July 25-28,
Aug- 1- 28

FLORAL ARRANGEMENT FOR BEGINNERS-
Oct 21- 22 (9am -11am)
Oct 21-22 (12pm -14pm)
Oct 26 (9am-1pm)
 

HANDTIED BOUQUET MASTERCLASS
Oct 2018 24- 25 (9am -12pm)
Oct 2018 24-25 (1pm -4pm)
Oct 2018 26 (2pm- 6pm)

FLORAL ARRANGEMENT FOR BEGINNERS-
February 2019 - 18-19 (9am-12pm)
February 2019 18-19 (1pm-4pm)

April 2019 11-12 (9am -12pm)
April 2019 11- 12 (1pm -4pm)
 


SYMPATHY AND FUNERAL FLOWER MASTERCLASS
April 2019 7-9 (9am -12pm)
April 2019 7-9 (1pm -4pm)

Aug 2019 3- 7 (9am -12pm)
Aug 2019 3-7 (1pm -4pm)

HANDTIED BOUQUET MASTERCLASS

February 2019 20-21 (9am -12pm)
February 2019 20- 21 (1pm -4pm)

April 2019 7-9 (9am -12pm)
April 2019 7-9 (1pm -4pm)

Aug 2019 3- 7 (9am -12pm)
Aug 2019 3-7 (1pm -4pm)
 

PROFFESSIONAL BUSINESS CLASS

April 2019 12 - 17 (9am -12pm)
April 2019 12- 17 (1pm -4pm)

July 2019 20-21 (9am -12pm)
July 2019 20- 21 (1pm -4pm)

Aug 2019 3- 7 (9am -12pm)
Aug 2019 3-7 (1pm -4pm)

Oct 2019 21- 25 (9am -12pm)
Oct 2019 21-25 (1pm -4pm)


WEDDING FLOWER MASTERCLASS
April 2019 12 - 17 (9am -12pm)
April 2019 12- 17 (1pm -4pm)

July 2019 20-21 (9am -12pm)
July 2019 20- 21 (1pm -4pm)

Aug 2019 3- 7 (9am -12pm)
Aug 2019 3-7 (1pm -4pm)

Oct 2019 21- 25 (9am -12pm)
Oct 2019 21-25 (1pm -4pm)
 

BALLOON DESIGN MASTERCLASS

April 2019 23-24 ( 1pm- 4pm)
Aug 2019 7- 8 (1pm -4pm)

WEDDING FLOWER MASTERCLASS


We have created this class for anyone who wants to learn the art of creating beautiful Wedding flowers- from a traditional round posy bouquet to an elegant cascading design; this class gives you the tools and confidence to creative beautiful bouquets for yourself, Family, Friend and Customers.

All the course material and the flowers that you will work with are included. All you need to do is arrive at The Flower and Balloon Company, have enthusiasm and the passion for learning. We will walk you through every step of your learning experience.

Everyone loves their creation as it is your style. You will take home your masterpieces to enjoy and to show off your talents.
Our classes run for 3 hours per day and At the end of day 2, you will be able to
Create a Round Posy Bouquet
Create a Tear drop Bouquet
Make a Men’s buttonhole
Make a floral Hair Piece
Make a Table Centrepiece
*Private tuition, corporate days and group bookings are available upon request.
Price
 
Please select a date

April 12 - 17 (9am -12pm)
April 12- 17 (1pm -4pm)
July 20-21 (9am -12pm)

HANDTIED BOUQUET MASTERCLASS


Join us for this popular class and learn how to create a beautiful natural looking, hand-tied bouquet. We will use gorgeous blooms and foliage. We will give you lots of tips about selecting and caring for your flowers.
All the course material and the flowers that you will work with are included. All you need to do is arrive at The Flower and Balloon Company, have enthusiasm and the passion for learning. We will walk you through every step of your learning experience.


Everyone loves their creation as it is your style. You will take home your masterpieces to enjoy and to show off your talents.
Our classes run for 2.5 hours per day and at the end of day 2, you will be able to


*Select suitable Flowers for different occasions
*Prepare, arrange and pack your lovely Floral Bouquet.
*Learn stylish wrapping techniques to give your design a professional finish
*Caring for your flowers
*Choosing appropriate floral containers
*Costing your bouquet


Flowers are included to create your designs and tools for your use during classes.
A range of products will be available to purchase on the day, so you can continue to create at home.


FLORAL ARRANGEMENT FOR BEGINNERS

An excellent two days Introduction to Floristry for beginners at The Flower and Balloon Company for anyone wanting to start on a floral journey. You will learn the foundations of floral design and will make and take home beautiful floral designs using seasonal flowers where possible

All the course material and the flowers that you will work with are included. All you need to do is arrive at The Flower and Balloon Company, have enthusiasm and the passion for learning. We will walk you through every step of your learning experience.

Our classes run for 3 hours per day and At the end of day 2, you will learn

Elements and principles of floristry
The importance of color
Conditioning and selecting flowers
Seasonal vase/jug arrangement
Simple bouquet

Single Rose Design
Foliage/flower hair accessory

This class is particularly useful for students who are considering going into retail, wedding or event floristry. We aim to give you the best possible start in your new venture and will share tips and tricks of our trade.

Students who attend this class may wish to progress onto our Wedding Floristry course or choose some of the alternative course/workshop options available. After completing a series of courses, workshops or one to one tuition, students can progress to starting their own business as well as working in the floristry industry in other capacities.

This course is designed for beginners. For students who have some experience you may wish to take part in some of our other courses and workshops designed for students with some floristry experience.

The atmosphere at The Flower and Balloon Company is relaxed and informal, while you learn to use beautiful flowers, taught by our UK qualified and experienced florist and tutor.

All materials are included, but you can purchase floral tools and essentials from us so you can continue practicing at home.


PROFFESSIONAL BUSINESS CLASS

This is An amazing Five days business course for anyone who wants the skills to setup a floral business or add Floristry to their existing skills.  You will learn the key elements of floral design to enable you succeed as a florist. You will be using seasonal flowers where possible – Our classes run for 3 hours per day and At the end of day 5, you will have the following skills-

Practical skills

Seasonal vase/jug arrangement

Bridal Bouquet
bridesmaid bouquet
boutonniere
floral hair comb

Funeral Wreath
Foliage/flower wreath

Event Table Centerpiece

 

and the basics:
elements and principles of floristry
the importance of color
conditioning and selecting flowers
costing designs

Customer Service and consultation strategy

 

You will have the opportunity to photograph your creations so that you can start to build up your portfolio.

This course is particularly useful for students who are considering going into retail, wedding or event floristry. We aim to give you the best possible start in your new venture and will share tips and tricks of the trade.

After completing a series of courses, workshops or one to one tuition, students can progress to starting their own business as well as working in the floristry industry in other capacities.

This course is designed for students with some floristry experience. After the course you will receive a certificate of participation.

All materials are included, but you can purchase floral tools and essentials from us so you can continue practicing at home.


SYMPATHY AND FUNERAL FLOWER MASTERCLASS

This class is particularly useful for students who want to broaden their skills and venture into arranging funeral flowers. We aim to give you the best possible start in your new venture and will share tips and tricks of our trade.

Students who attend this class may wish to progress onto some of the alternative workshop options available. After completing a series of courses, workshops or one to one tuition, students can progress to starting their own business as well as working in the floristry industry in other capacities.

The atmosphere at The Flower and Balloon Company is relaxed and informal, while you learn to use beautiful flowers, taught by our UK qualified and experienced florist and tutor.

All materials are included, but you can purchase floral tools and essentials from us so you can continue practicing at home.

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